Introduction

This Tinyscript tool aims to manipulate Zotero references, relying on pyzotero, applying simple filtering if needed, in order to:

  • Count items
  • List field values (e.g. for spotting bad values)
  • Show items in the terminal, given a set of fields
  • Export items to an Excel file, given a set of fields

Quick example:

$ zotero-cli list itemType

    Type             
    ----             
    computer program 
    conference paper 
    document         
    journal article  
    manuscript       
    thesis           
    webpage 

System Requirements

  • Platform: Linux
  • Python: 2 or 3

Installation

This tool is available on PyPi (DO NOT confuse with this package, this another related tool) and can be simply installed using Pip via pip install zotero-cli-tool.